Riverside Cottage

A castle for the sage recreationist

1 Bedroom

1 Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Backyard bliss, fish right off the bank!

Cheery and spacious, this newly renovated one-bedroom cottage sits just 50 feet from the banks of the East Fork of the Bitterroot River, nationally famous for its tremendous fishing. Located at the southern end of the Bitterroot Valley, The Riverside Cottage is a castle for the sage recreationist.

Wilderness areas and national forest lands surround the Riverside Cottage, home to majestic peaks, crystal clear streams and abundant wildlife. From rugged to well groomed, hiking, Mountain biking, and horseback riding possibilities abound. But with the river just a stone’s throw away from the back door, you may be tempted to spend all of your time right there. Plant yourself peacefully at the picnic table or in one of the flowered chintz lounges and watch the magical mountain waters roll by.

The kitchen is fully equipped and there’s a BBQ grill on the covered porch facing the river, making for a charming backyard dining experience. At day’s end you can curl up in the queen bed, or the comfortable queen-sized sleeper sofa in the living room.

Conveniently located near the town of Darby, with its distinct western architecture you can feel the lingering presence of the gold rush at every turn in this thriving little community. You’ll also find a healthy variety of shops, restaurants, Darby Rodeo Association events and access to stunning Lake Como.

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Amenities

At SweetSageMT, Inc. we pride ourselves on providing each and every one of our guests with clean and quiet surroundings, all the comforts of home, and our very special attention to all the details.

Fishing Access

With over 80 miles of world-class fishing and hatches all year long, the Bitterroot Valley is a fisherman’s paradise.

Wildlife Views

Settle in, unwind and commune with the abundant deer, elk, moose, turkeys and other wildlife that frequently wander through this property.

Rustic

An authentic Montana hideaway with all the modern conveniences of home.

Family Friendly

This home is well-maintained, comfortable and particularly family friendly.

Fireplace or Wood Stove

This home features one or more of either a lovely gas fireplace or gas-log wood stove.

Outdoor Grill

An outdoor BBQ grill is available for charming backyard dining.

Pets Welcome

Each pet is subject to prior individual authorization and a non-refundable pet fee.

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House Rules

The safety and comfort of our guests are our number one priority. Our housekeeping and maintenance team are local and responsive.
We do not allow smoking in any of our units. The discharge of fireworks or firearms is strictly prohibited. No pets are allowed on the premises without prior authorization and pet fee.

Maximum Occupancy: 4

This home is to only be occupied by the number of guests listed in your rental agreement.

3 Night Minimum

This home is also available for long-term rentals, contact us for more information.

4PM Arrival & 10AM Departure

Prompt check-out is necessary to ensure adequate time for house keeping services.

No Unauthorized Pets

Pet are not permitted on this property without prior authorization. Each pet is subject to non-refundable pet fee. 


No Unauthorized Parties or Events

Some of our properties are available for social gatherings and events, contact us for more information.

No Smoking

This home is a strictly non-smoking establishment, violation of this policy will result in immediate termination of your rental lease.

Guest Reviews

"Very much enjoyed the stay. Caught some small fish in the river and explored the area. Only drawback was lack of internet and spotty phone service. But sometimes you have to put these things away and do something different. Very clean place and big kitchen. Comfy bed and good shower. Everything that is needed to charge up the batteries before the next leg of the trip."
Randy R.Relaxing spot to fish and read books!
"This is a wonderful retreat and fishing cottage. Amy is truly the best hostess ever! I had everything you could possible need there and it was so nice to sit by the river and relax. It is close to so many beautiful places in Montana to visit and cozy and warm to come back to. Cannot give it a high enough recommendation! Thank you Amy for sharing this great place!"
Grace M.Wonderful!

Ready to Book?

At Riverside Cottage plan to play hard in the great outdoors: hiking, fly-fishing, Mountain biking, skiing (cross-country and downhill), snowshoeing, hot spring soaking, you’ll find all these and more nearby. About 20 miles to the south is Lost Trail Ski area, offering lifts and a pleasant skiing opportunity without the crowds. Chief Joseph Pass has an extensive network of groomed cross-country trails and is right next to Lost Trail. You can also have a swim in the warm pool at Lost Trail Hot Springs, which is right on the way. We think you’ll agree Riverside Cottage is a is a castle for the sage recreationist, come enjoy all that Bitterroot Valley, Montana has to offer.

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